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2 francs: CM.3602-2003

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Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

State: Switzerland (After)
Issuer: Sigg, A. G.
Origin: Frauenfeld

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Notes

History note: From the estate of Dr David J. de Sola Rogers (1946-99).

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 15.7 mm
Image(width): 15.5 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Frauenfeld

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2003-11-25) by Withers, Paul

Dating

1950 CE - Inferred 1969 CE

Components of the work

Object composed of aluminium

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Helvetia standing half left with shield and spear, 22 stars around and legend in exergue

  • Text: AG. SIGG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Denomination and date in wreath with beaded border around

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3602-2003
Primary reference Number: 159629
Rogers: 2371
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 September 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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